Brand: Penguin Workshop

Product Code: 9780448428567

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Brief Description:
Examines the life of pioneer aviator Amelia Earhart, who mysteriously disappeared during an around-the-world flight in 1937.


Biographical Note:
Kate Jerome is an award-winning children's book author and a lifelong advocate of science literacy. She has recently completed a Fellowship at Stanford University and, in addition to writing new children's books, she is now developing innovative programming in virtual reality.


Marc Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106).;Examines the life of pioneer aviator Amelia Earhart, who mysteriously disappeared during an around-the-world flight in 1937.;RL: 3.7.


Publisher Marketing:
Amelia Earhart was a woman of many "firsts." In 1932, she became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. In 1935, she also became the first woman to fly across the Pacific. From her early years to her mysterious 1937 disappearance while attempting a flight around the world, readers will find Amelia Earhart's life a fascinating story.


Review Citations:
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2003 pg. 465 (EAN 9780448428567, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2003 pg. 465 (EAN 9780448428567, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2003 pg. 465 (EAN 9780448428864, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2003 pg. 465 (EAN 9780448428864, Hardcover)